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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Distance from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City (Los Angeles International Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 590 miles / 949 kilometers / 512 nautical miles.

How far is Salt Lake City from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 589.658 miles
  • 948.963 kilometers
  • 512.399 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 589.879 miles
  • 949.318 kilometers
  • 512.591 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

Los Angeles to Salt Lake City flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Salt Lake City (SLC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
590

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